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On Saturday 500 people marched defiantly through the streets of Norwich to protest against the proposed academisation of the last remaining local authority secondary school in the city.
“Whose school? Our school!” – hundreds march against plans to make the Hewett School an Inspiration Trust academy
Hundreds of protesters have marched through Norwich city centre to show their opposition to a prominent high school becoming an academy.
Campaigners in Lewisham against the conversion of four secondary schools to academy status, have called a march and protest on March 21st and are considering further strike action. See video of latest protest http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/news/11842753.VIDEO__Students_join_school_staff_in_anti_academy_strike_action/
A 12-year-old girl has organised a strike after saying she is being ignored by teachers proposing to turn her school into an academy.
Georgia Abbott and about 50 other pupils will protest outside Crown Woods College, in Eltham, next week, claiming their concerns over the school becoming an academy were not taken seriously.
The schoolgirl, who launched a playground petition for her campaign, said she was prepared to accept punishment for the strike if it meant being listened to.
From Snaresbrook Parents A huge thank you to everyone who came to the fantastic protest last night. We estimate that around 150 parents, carers and children were there, despite the rain. We achieved what we set out to do last … Continue reading